Job Title: Operational Deployment Engineer (Counter Terrorism Policing)
Salary: £41,945 - £45,952 + a 12.5% Shift Disturbance Allowance + £2,148 Location Allowance
Location: Lambeth, London
Your skills can help us keep the country safe
Protecting the country from threats is an ever-evolving challenge. Technology plays a vital role and our team relies on a range of systems. As an Operational Deployment Engineer, you’ll join an innovative team that’s at forefront of the fight against terrorism. Use your skills to support critical tech and keep the UK safe from harm.
Surveillance operations are a key part of Counter Terrorism Policing (CTP). In this vital role, you’ll install and maintain our systems, making sure they run like clockwork. Supporting officers on site and out in the field, you’ll be essential to the success of operations. You must therefore be a skilled professional with practical experience of supporting electronic systems.
Qualified to HNC/HND level (level 5) in an Engineering subject, you’ll have proven expertise in one of the following areas:
Electrical and Electronic Engineering
CCTV/Security Systems Engineering
Telecommunications or Data-communications
RF Engineering- transmission equipment
IP networks and wireless links
Video and audio standards and compression techniques, video and audio recording including NVR’s and mass storage of data, video monitoring systems.
Whatever your specialism, you’ll be up to speed on transmission systems including frequency spectrum, modulation methods, antennas, IP radio, mobile phone networks (2G, 3G, 4G) and optical fibre. Team-focused and reliable, you’ll be ready to work in our workshops and support our team in the field.
Please click on the below listed link to view an online candidate information pack
To apply, please visit our website to download a role-specific information pack. Applications will be via a detailed CV, Personal Statement and online application form. Your personal statement should outline why you are interested in the role and how your skills and experience demonstrate your suitability for the role. (NB. Please do not attach 2 copies of your CV).
Completed applications must be submitted by 10th July 2020.
We view diversity as fundamental to our success. To tackle today’s complex policing challenges, we need a workforce made up from all of London’s communities. Applications from across the community are therefore essential.
As a Disability Confident Committed Employer the Met have committed to ensuring that disabled people and those with long-term health conditions have the opportunities to fulfil their potential and realise their aspirations.